On This Day

October 18, 1939 in Music History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Music

Music releaseMusic Premiere

Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart's musical "Too Many Girls" premieres in NYC

Composer Richard Rodgers
Richard Rodgers

Birthdays in Music

  • William "Billy" Cox, American bass player (performed with Jimi Hendrix), born in Wheeling, West Virginia